FARM SHOPS & PICK YOUR OWN IN THE BANBURY AREA

1.   Banbury Self Pick Broughton Road, Banbury Telephone: 01295 261406 Pick your own seasonal fruit and vegetables. Fresh produce available.

2.   Bodicote Flyover Farm Shop Bodicote. Telephone: 01295 270789 Bodicote Flyover Farm Shop was established in 1984 and is a friendly family business that offers real customer service. We offer fresh fruit & vegetables, jams, preserves, chutneys and gorgeous cakes and also stock a comprehensive range of animal feeds and domestic fuels including, Calor gas, coal, smokeless fuel, logs, charcoal etc.

3.  Hornton Grounds Country House Hornton, Banbury, OX15 6HH Telephone: 01295 678318 We rear Aberdeen Angus cattle, rare breed pigs, sheep and hens to produce fresh free range eggs. The farm aims to grow all the protein and energy for the livestock on the holding using good crop rotations whilst maintaining and encouraging the wildlife on the farm.

4.  The Little Orchard Company The Cider Barn, Sugarswell Business Park, Shenington Nr Banbury OX16 1WE   Telephone: 07986 809 301 The Little Orchard Company produces Thorn Brook cider and apple juice on the Warwickshire/Oxfordshire border, just north of Banbury. Thorn Brook Cider - this is what it's all about! The apples Thorn Brook cider is made using 100% English apples; we have our own, 500 tree, apple orchard and we also source fruit from local villages and other Cotswold orchards. We actually inspect every single apple that goes into our cider (really, every single one), this means that you can be sure of an unrivalled quality. The cider-making process In the autumn, we mill and press the apples. We add a fine Champagne yeast to the juice, which is then allowed to slowly cold-ferment through the winter months. By the following spring, we have a crisp, golden cider, which is ready to drink in April/May.

5.  National Herb Centre Banbury Road, Warmington, Warks OX17 1DF Telephone: 01295 690999 Welcome to the National Herb Centre - Wonderful Herbs, Fantastic Food, Plant Centre and Gift Shop, Herb Bistro, Herb Display Gardens, Gardens, Fresh Home Grown Herb Centre, Seasonal Fruit and Vegetables for Sale, Nature Trail - Free Entrance and Parking, Guided Tours, Childrens Activity Area, Workshops, Demonstrations, Special Functions, Meeting rooms...... So much to see and do throughout the year.

6.   Wykham Park Farm Shop Wykham Park Farm, Banbury OX16 9UP Telephone: 01295 262235 Delicious quality foods... The emphasis in the shop is on fresh, home-grown or locally produced foods that are fully traceable with as few food miles as possible. In addition to asparagus, seasonal fruit and vegetables grown on the farm, we sell our own home-bred Aberdeen Angus and Longhorn beef, as well as grass fed lamb and Gloucester Old Spot pork. The shop is also stocked with a wide range of tempting goodies including home-made cakes and ready meals, farmhouse cheeses, Jersey dairy products, luxury fruit ice creams, home cured bacon, local preserves, fruit juices, honey and much, much more!!!